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*''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=731087&disp=Andersonville+Confederate+Prison+records++ Selected Records of the War Department Commissary General of Prisoners Relating to Federal Prisoners Confined at Andersonville, Georgia, 1864–65]''. National Archives Microfilm Publication M1303. (FHL film 1930186–91.) Contains a register of about 30,000 departures from the prison; indexes and registers of prisoners admitted to the prison hospital; registers of prisoner deaths and burials as well as monthly reports of prisoners; and so on.
 
*''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=731087&disp=Andersonville+Confederate+Prison+records++ Selected Records of the War Department Commissary General of Prisoners Relating to Federal Prisoners Confined at Andersonville, Georgia, 1864–65]''. National Archives Microfilm Publication M1303. (FHL film 1930186–91.) Contains a register of about 30,000 departures from the prison; indexes and registers of prisoners admitted to the prison hospital; registers of prisoner deaths and burials as well as monthly reports of prisoners; and so on.
  
[[Category:United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]]
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=== Histories  ===
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Speer, Lonnie R., ''Portals to Hell: Military Prisons of the Civil War'', (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, c1997), contains the history of Union and Confederate prisons. {{FHL|692179|item|disp=FHL book 973 M2spe}}. [http://www.worldcat.org/title/portals-to-hell-military-prisons-of-the-civil-war/oclc/36817057&referer=brief_results Other libraries].
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[[Category:United_States_Civil_War,_1861_to_1865]]

Revision as of 21:21, 29 April 2011

Portal:United States Military Records>United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865

Union Prisoner of War Records

Prisoner of war records of Union prisoners are described in:

Prisoner of war records at the Family History Library include:

Histories

Speer, Lonnie R., Portals to Hell: Military Prisons of the Civil War, (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, c1997), contains the history of Union and Confederate prisons. FHL book 973 M2spe. Other libraries.